May 24, 1978 - October 19, 2017
Service: Memorial service will begin at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD.
Travis Albert Carlson, age 39, passed away Thursday, October 19, 2017 in Ekalaka, Montana. Memorial service will begin at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Canton Lutheran Church, Canton, SD.
Travis was born on May 24, 1978 in Sioux Falls, SD to Terry & Vicki (Dobbe) Carlson. He grew up in the Canton area, graduating from Canton High School in 1996. He attended and played football at Worthington Community College. He then enjoyed farming with his family, neighbors, and friends before starting Carlson Custom Fencing in 2013. He married Luciana Lanni on July 21, 2017 at Canyon Lake Park, Rapid City, SD.
He was passionate about his fencing business and loved cowboying with Paislee and Ty. He was hardworking and willing to lend a hand to anyone in need. In his spare time, Travis enjoyed spending time with family, especially his children, fishing, family vacations out west, snowmobiling, riding rangers, and anything outdoors. He will always be remembered for his big smile and laugh.
He is survived by his children Paislee, Ty, & Tavin; his wife, Luciana; step-sons, Marco and Cael; parents, Terry and Vicki Carlson, Canton, SD; sister, Melissa (Shawn) Ford and their children, Tilly & Cal, Park Ridge, IL; along with numerous aunts, uncles, and friends. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Tilman & Vera Carlson and Marion & Helen Dobbe, and twin brother, Eric.